Željko Perović, born in 1961 in Visoko (Bosnia and Herzegovina), has been living in Slovenia since 1977. He writes poems and works as a literary translator. Some of his poetry books (Podarjeni glasovi, Kapljevina, Sinapse) has been published in Slovenia, others (Utiha and Golim sinapsama) in Croatia. Željko Perović translates from Slovenian to Bosnian, Croatian, and Serbian and vice versa. He translated works from Robert Mlinarec, Maja Ezgeta, Andrija Radulović, Feri Lainšček and others. He works as a traffic officer at the Railways.